Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1923

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1923
1-Month
0.50"
(12.70mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1921 1942
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1897
Ties: 1896, 1988
Dec 1922–Jan 1923
2-Month
1.00"
(25.40mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1921 1987
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1910
Nov 1922–Jan 1923
3-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1922 1913
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1923
Oct 1922–Jan 1923
4-Month
4.52"
(114.81mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1922 1913
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1999
Sep 1922–Jan 1923
5-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1921 1953
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1997
Aug 1922–Jan 1923
6-Month
6.45"
(163.83mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1921 1959
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1997, 2020
Ties: 1949
Jul 1922–Jan 1923
7-Month
9.93"
(252.22mm)
9.22"
(234.19mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1921 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2020
Jun 1922–Jan 1923
8-Month
13.60"
(345.44mm)
12.65"
(321.31mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1922 1937
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
May 1922–Jan 1923
9-Month
16.97"
(431.04mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1922 1937
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2020
Apr 1922–Jan 1923
10-Month
18.52"
(470.41mm)
17.49"
(444.25mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1922 1937
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2020
Mar 1922–Jan 1923
11-Month
19.17"
(486.92mm)
18.54"
(470.92mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1920 1937
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2020
Feb 1922–Jan 1923
12-Month
20.26"
(514.60mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1922 1937
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2020
Aug 1921–Jan 1923
18-Month
28.70"
(728.98mm)
25.74"
(653.80mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1922 1937
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2020
Feb 1921–Jan 1923
24-Month
39.72"
(1,008.89mm)
38.13"
(968.50mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1920 1935
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2020
Feb 1920–Jan 1923
36-Month
62.41"
(1,585.21mm)
57.09"
(1,450.09mm)
5.32"
(135.12mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1922 1937
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2020
Feb 1919–Jan 1923
48-Month
81.93"
(2,081.02mm)
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1922 1937
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011
Feb 1918–Jan 1923
60-Month
101.66"
(2,582.16mm)
94.93"
(2,411.22mm)
6.73"
(170.94mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1922 1938
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/